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SwapperCentral is written by and for tenants in social housing who are looking to swap homes.
It's designed and maintained by Housing Partners, who run the HomeSwapper website.
The areas we live in can mean ‘home’ to us, just as much as the property we’re living in… and the people who know what’s best for a street, estate or public space are the people who use it every day: you! Is there a space in your local community that could do with some love and care? Could you plan to bring your estate together through an event? There could be some support out there for you to achieve your goal.
If you’ve got a spare room, you may be affected by ‘Bedroom Tax’ and looking for an option that allows you to stay in your home.
Social housing is an important part of our society, with over 4 million social housing homes across the UK.
It’s always a good idea to spruce up your home every so often, whether it’s for yourself or for potential viewings. Little changes can make a big difference and they don’t all have to be DIY projects; some of them can be little fixes that will breathe new life into your home.
In the next article of our series introducing you to the Help Desk, we speak with Help Desk Support member, Tammy. She filled us in on why she loves working with the Help Desk and what she finds most rewarding about the role…
If you don’t have an established credit report it can make it difficult to prove your identity or access credit and loans. Even if your credit score is a little low, there are some proactive steps you can take to improve it. Here we’ll give you a few ideas of how…
We love hearing about your experiences on HomeSwapper – it’s always great to know when you’ve found your new home!
Here at HomeSwapper we want to make sure that it’s as easy as possible to find the home you need.